Mark Doggett is an avid outdoorsman with a wide variety of interests. His true passion is teaching his two young sons Grant and Will the love for the outdoors and appreciation for God’s creation. Mark loves to fish and hunt the Trinity and Matagorda Bay systems. During deer season, he hunts in London, Texas. Mark is the President and CEO of Diamond D Custom Homes, LLC A custom home company in the Houston area. He is a member of First Baptist Church, Baytown, Texas
Being on the board of Blast and Cast Men’s Ministries has given Mark the opportunity to share his love for Christ in a unique way.
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Rob Purdy has served as the senior pastor at FBC Seabrook for 15 years. Rob has served as the Evangelism captain for several Promise Keepers events as well as filling several leadership positions with PK both here in Texas and on Hawaii. His passions in ministry are men and missions and he has been able to combine the two with international mission work in Samoa and in Senegal, West Africa.
Rob has fished all his life. He grew up salmon fishing in the Northwest, worked as a long-liner and crabber out of Dutch Harbor, Alaska and was the owner and captain of Sportfishing Services, Inc. for twelve years in Kona, Hawaii. He also loves to hunt waterfowl and upland birds.
A resident of Cypress, Texas since 1991, Brad Shaw is married with 3 children and is an active member of Cy Fair Christian Church. Brad grew up in Lake Jackson, Texas and graduated with a Finance degree from Sam Houston State University in 1988 where he was also a member of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. A sales professional since college, he is currently a partner and Sales and Marketing Manager for Badger Oilfield Services, LLC. When he is not working, much of his free time is spent volunteering as a coach for his youngest son’s football, baseball and 7 on 7 football teams and as the Head Referee for a local area swim team. An avid outdoorsman with a passion for bow hunting, Brad loves all types of hunting and fishing.
James Swanzy is a husband, father of two boys, and business owner. A member of NorthWood Church in Keller Texas, he is an active participant in the men’s ministry and has traveled to Vietnam 3 times to use his construction skills to enhance the livelihood of those who live there, build a playground at a local school, and spread the love of Jesus through ministry. James has attended Blast & Cast events since 2009 and credits the ministry with helping him align his heart and life with the Lord. He enjoys being a part of God’s work in other men’s lives through Blast & Cast.